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New Xbox Game Pass titles confirmed for March 2021

Microsoft has confirmed the first batch of games coming to Xbox Game Pass in March 2021.



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Microsoft has confirmed the first batch of games coming to Xbox Game Pass in March 2021.

Xbox Game Pass subscribers can look forward to at least four big games this month, beginning with Madden NFL 21, which is available to download now.

The sporting theme continues tomorrow with NBA 2K21 and two versions of Football Manager 2021, one for console and one for PC.


Sci-fi dogfighter Star Wars: Squadrons will also join the service at some point this month via EA Play. The date is yet to be confirmed.

We expect that Microsoft will announce some more Game Pass titles for March in a couple of weeks. Before then, we already have confirmation that NHL 21 will be among the games arriving in April, again via EA Play.

Xbox Game Pass games for March 2021

  • Madden NFL 21 (Console) – Available now
  • Football Manager 2021 (PC) – March 4
  • Football Manager 2021 Xbox Edition (Console and PC) – March 4
  • NBA 2K21 (Cloud and Console) – March 4
  • Star Wars: Squadrons (Console) – March
  • NHL 21 (Console) – April

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